The United States "values the special relationship" with the United Kingdom, the White House said in a statement.
The president spoke with Prime Minister Cameron today as part of their continuing consultations on the Assad regime's use of chemical weapons on August 21, which they agree is unacceptable and cannot be tolerated.
As always, the United States values the special relationship with the United Kingdom, a close ally and friend.
The president and Prime Minister agreed to continue to consult closely on Syria and the broad range of security challenges that our two countries face together.
International Development Secretary Justine Greening claimed she missed the crucial vote on Syria because she did not hear the division bell
Britain's place in the world changed with last night's Commons vote on Syria, as David Cameron spectacularly misread his own party.
It was clear the majority of MPs would not be prepared to back unilateral action by the US and Britain. Today we need to make clear why.